Men of Redemption

Restoring a Life of Purity -One Day at a Time

  • Categories

  • Recent Posts: Men of Redemption

    MY QUESTION ABOUT RECOVERY IS . . . .

    “My new support group has a workbook and a journal. I’ve never been one to journal and looking through it it involves a lot of writing. I’m not a writer so how can I understand the purpose of what’s required of me? Your group is asking you to do something that you’ve never tried to […]

    WORDS OF WISDOM – WHAT GOD’S WORD SAYS ABOUT IT!

    WHAT GOD’S WORD SAYS ABOUT . . . . LIVING FOR GOD “So then, since Christ suffered physical pain, you must arm yourselves with the same attitude he had, and be ready to suffer, too. For if you have suffered physically for Christ, you have finished with sin. You won’t spend the rest of your […]

    BEING AN OVERCOMER!

    GOD’S WORD FOR THIS DAY!

    TODAY’S PASSAGE: LUKE 12:1-12  (TPT) . . . . JESUS WARNS AGAINST HYPOCRISY “By now a crowd of many thousands had gathered around Jesus. So many people pushed to be near him, they began to trample on one another. Jesus turned to his disciples and warned them, “Make sure you are not influenced by the […]

    WORDS OF WISDOM – WHAT GOD’S WORD SAYS ABOUT IT!

    WHAT GOD’S WORD SAYS ABOUT . . . . CHRIST TOOK OUR PUNISHMENT “But now God has shown us a way to be made right with him without keeping the requirements of the law, as was promised in the writings of Moses and the prophets long ago. We are made right with God by placing […]

  • Comments from our Readers

    Lloyd Szwede on My Daily Devotion
    Eliza Linkon on Recovery Tip For This Wee…
    Lynna Krul on My Daily Devotion
    Burt Grade on My Daily Devotion – DON…
    Vincenzo Walega on A Writer’s Thoughts
    Geraldo Boggi on My Daily Devotion – DON…
    Lon Mostoller on A Writer’s Thoughts
  • Archives

  • Meta

  • May 2016
    M T W T F S S
    « Apr   Jun »
     1
    2345678
    9101112131415
    16171819202122
    23242526272829
    3031  
  • Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

    Join 420 other followers

  • Ernie Chambers, Facilitator

  • Top Posts & Pages

  • Translate

  • Our Reader’s Thoughts

    Lloyd Szwede on My Daily Devotion
    Eliza Linkon on Recovery Tip For This Wee…
    Lynna Krul on My Daily Devotion
    Burt Grade on My Daily Devotion – DON…
    Vincenzo Walega on A Writer’s Thoughts
  • women of redemption

  • Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

    Join 420 other followers

  • Spam Blocked

  • Advertisements

Archive for May 16th, 2016

Recovery Tip For This Week

Posted by Men of Redemption on May 16, 2016

Road_Recovery

boundaries-1

 

 

 

Tip for this week . . . . Having Boundaries.

Having boundaries in recovery is essential to the consistent success we are striving for in this journey. Boundaries help us keep mentally tough, protects us from those who might interfere with our purpose or intentions, and they certainly provide those who support us with understanding our focus and perspectives, and what we are actually doing in recovery. Boundaries are a must to every person in recovery. In today’s culture, it’s very difficult to concentrate or focus on doing the right things when doing the wrong things is the norm. We in recovery are singled out as outcasts, as strange or weird, but little do they know or understand that we are the ones who do not have a distorted perspective anymore. We’re changing that perspective and seeking God’s understanding  and wisdom in doing life His way, the right way. So I encourage you to consider work on setting up some boundaries for yourselves, putting things in place to protect yourself, to keep others honest in their intentions, as well as keeping you honest in yours.

“When the Most High divided their inheritance to the nations, When He separated the sons of Adam, He set the boundaries of the peoples According to the number of the children of Israel.”  –  Deuteronomy  32:8

Advertisements

Posted in Articles for Men | Tagged: , , , , , | Leave a Comment »

Read Your Word This Morning?

Posted by Men of Redemption on May 16, 2016

Breakfast of ChampionsWhat are you looking for today when you read your Word? Before you begin to read God’s Word, ask yourself some questions like . . . . “God, what is it that you want me to know or understand today? . . . . Is there something special or in particular Lord God that you want me to do or to carry out? . . . . Lord, what is my purpose for this day, your desire for me? . . . . Father God, is there someone who I can help further their purpose or assignment by sharing your Word?” These are just a few questions we ought to consider as we read His Word daily. Understand this fact-It’s not about us, it’s about the Kingdom of God and God Himself. We should want to get to know our Heavenly Father, who He is, and what it is that He wants to do in us and through us for His purpose. Then our purpose will be fulfilled, and He will in turn glorify Himself in us through our lives. It’s an amazing thing to see God’s glory in His people! Get into that Word and come alive in Him!

Posted in Read Your Word This Morning? | Tagged: , , , , | 1 Comment »

My Daily Devotion

Posted by Men of Redemption on May 16, 2016

Devotions“Therefore at that time certain Chaldeans came forward and accused the Jews. They spoke and said to King Nebuchadnezzar, “O king, live forever!  You, O king, have made a decree that everyone who hears the sound of the horn, flute, harp, lyre, and psaltery, in symphony with all kinds of music, shall fall down and worship the gold image; and whoever does not fall down and worship shall be cast into the midst of a burning fiery furnace. There are certain Jews whom you have set over the affairs of the province of Babylon: Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-Nego; these men, O king, have not paid due regard to you. They do not serve your gods or worship the gold image which you have set up. “Then Nebuchadnezzar, in rage and fury, gave the command to bring Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-Nego. So they brought these men before the king. Nebuchadnezzar spoke, saying to them, “Is it true, Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-Nego, that you do not serve my gods or worship the gold image which I have set up?  Now if you are ready at the time you hear the sound of the horn, flute, harp, lyre, and psaltery, in symphony with all kinds of music, and you fall down and worship the image which I have made, good! But if you do not worship, you shall be cast immediately into the midst of a burning fiery furnace. And who is the god who will deliver you from my hands?” Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-Nego answered and said to the king, “O Nebuchadnezzar, we have no need to answer you in this matter. If that is the case, our God whom we serve is able to deliver us from the burning fiery furnace, and He will deliver us from your hand, O king. But if not, let it be known to you, O king, that we do not serve your gods, nor will we worship the gold image which you have set up.”  –   DANIEL  3:8-18

Today’s Point of Focus:

Make a stand for righteousness, and be not dismayed by what’s around you. Let righteousness reign in your life!

Posted in Devotionals | Tagged: , , , , | Leave a Comment »

 
Pure Glory

The heavens are telling the glory of God; and the firmament proclaims His handiwork. Psalms 19:1

The WordPress.com Blog

The latest news on WordPress.com and the WordPress community.

Daily Encouragement

A daily message of hope and encouragement

Pure Glory

The heavens are telling the glory of God; and the firmament proclaims His handiwork. Psalms 19:1

The WordPress.com Blog

The latest news on WordPress.com and the WordPress community.

Daily Encouragement

A daily message of hope and encouragement

Affair Resources and Advice

Help for ending an affair, healing, and other notes from my personal wreckage

Psalmslife ♥

"The Entire Bible is Contained in the Psalms.” -Martin Luther

Jesus. God Loves Bummyla

Teaching The World About Jesus

Emmanuel

God with us

New Heaven on Earth!

Promoting inspired wellness and New Life of spirit, soul and body!!!

A View from the Nest

Random Ramblings of the Resident Raptor

The Lighthouse

The Lighthouse Family Life Helpline Ministry site is all about the family and how to make your life & marriage count in the Kingdom of God. The Love of God is the Bedrock of all Relationships.

Christ's Soldiers International

"Waging War On Sin Not The Sinner"

Gary Chorpenning's Notebooks

A Christian Reflection on Faith , Life, and Nature

merlinpreach

Just another WordPress.com site

Wives Redeemed Hearts

"...To give them beauty for ashes.."

The Third Cross Congregation

"This is eternal life, that they may know You, the only true God, and Jesus Christ whom You have sent" (John 17:3).

%d bloggers like this: